• Creator
  • Oakes, Ziba B., 1806-1871
  • Created Date
  • 1854-12-31
  • Description
  • Unable to get money for Moses; will soon bring several Negroes to Charleston; chance to sell 6 Negroes to captain of steamer Florida. Title supplied by cataloger. Date from item. The Ziba B. Oakes papers were found in a slave pen in Charleston, South Carolina, on February 20, 1865 by James Redpath. In April 1865, Redpath presented them to William Lloyd Garrison. The collection was donated to the Boston Public Library on November 11, 1891 by Fr... more
    Unable to get money for Moses; will soon bring several Negroes to Charleston; chance to sell 6 Negroes to captain of steamer Florida. Title supplied by cataloger. Date from item. The Ziba B. Oakes papers were found in a slave pen in Charleston, South Carolina, on February 20, 1865 by James Redpath. In April 1865, Redpath presented them to William Lloyd Garrison. The collection was donated to the Boston Public Library on November 11, 1891 by Francis Gardner Garrison. less
  • Format
  • Manuscripts
    Correspondence
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.